One of their main goals is to develop a power-efficient Artificial Intelligence (AI) chip created to deliver a totally autonomous driving.
Currently Tesla is looking to kit out all current models of their electric cars with the technical capability to perform an autopilot function, although a software update at some point in the future will be required in order to make the cars actually capable of driving around their passengers without input.
Shares of AMD spiked on the news, while Nvidia was down in after-hours trading. According to a source familiar with the matter, Tesla has already received its first batch of samples and has already begun doing test runs.
Steves thinks the chip being developed in the Tesla-AMD partnership will focus on specific computing tasks, while the general processing will still be handled by Nvidia's chips.
GlobalFoundries, a chip fabricator, has a wafer supply agreement in place with AMD through 2020. Reports began to surface that Tesla is, in fact, working with AMD to develop an AI chip for their autonomous driving.
On Wednesday, Sanjay Jha, CEO of AMD spin-off, GlobalFoundries, said at company's conference and mentioned Tesla as one of the companies it was working with fabricators, but did not state that Tesla was a consumer.
A Tesla spokesperson declined to comment about the AMD collab when reached by Mashable via email, while a spokesperson on behalf of Global Foundries told us that Jha's comments about Tesla were "not reported accurately".
A 50-person team is reportedly working on the chip, headed by former Apple and AMD chip designer Jim Keller, who joined Tesla from AMD a year ago. Keller previously worked at AMD and Apple, particularly on the latter's A4 and A5 chips.
Tesla also brought other veterans in the tech industry: Ganesh Venkataramanan, Bill McGee, and Dan Bailey. As it seems now, they have partnered up with AMD to do so.
Nantucket will see the strongest effects in the area, with rain and the possibility of wind gusts around 50 miles per hour . Wednesday night through Thursday, portions of coastal southeast New England may see bands of rain, possibly heavy at times.
Her performance brought the audience to tears and got a standing ovation from both the crowd and judges . "I don't know. Her father had been battling colon cancer and his condition worsened throughout the competition.
Apparently, users will no longer be able to completely turn off Bluetooth or Wi-Fi on their devices via the Control Center. So, Apple has added a feature that allows you to automatically share your Wi-Fi password with the tap of one button.
The glasses will apparently feature a bone-conduction audio system that enables users to hear Alexa without being wired in. Google Glass founder Babak Parviz is believed to be closely involved in the development of the new Amazon Alexa glasses.
Wood cost a Burnley club record £15million, while Taylor's fee will be decided by a tribunal as his contract expired. Wood had a decent chance to win the game for Burnley late in extra time but his header sailed over the cross bar.
Despite its victory, Rahul believes Modi and the BJP haven't understood how important it is to keep the promise to create jobs. A large part of India's population that is unemployed, Rahul further charged, is feeling the pain.
It appears that the path to influencing Israel's foreign policy goes through the US Jewish community's leadership forum. Trump has described peace between Israelis and Palestinians as "the ultimate deal".
Her parents were in search of the American Dream, which she said meant a safe home and the opportunity to accomplish your goals. How did Oxfam go about getting the house ready? The Airbnb listing has since been removed from the website for unknown reasons.
Sam Bradford limited in Wednesday's practice
Johnson had a career-high six sacks with the 2014 Lions and was one of the Buccaneers' final cuts before this season began. But, as Bradford revealed, the quarterback is in unfamiliar territory with the injury he sustained on September 11.
Should India take in more Rohingya refugees?
She said historical records clearly suggest that the Rohingya have been living in Rakhine for centuries. The military has shot civilians as they fled and burned Rohingya villages to the ground.
The next 'Terminator' movie will star Linda Hamilton
The Hollywood A-lister Arnold Schawarzenegger and his co-star from the second part of Terminator will appear in the sixth one too. Hamilton will not play the lead, as Cameron is searching for "an 18-something woman to be the new centrepiece of the new story ".